The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SNMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SNMP over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 110 132
Rank change year-on-year +23 +22  
Contract jobs citing SNMP 8 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.44% 0.45% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.25% 1.80% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £388 £340 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.97% -18.80%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £340 £368
% change year-on-year +13.97% -7.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £49.19 £39.00
% change year-on-year -23.76% +26.12%  

SNMP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 356 612 790
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.59% 24.86% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 287 342
Median daily rate £413 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.79% +20.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £253 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 18 16
Median hourly rate £13.00 £55.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -76.36% +52.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £18.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

SNMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing SNMP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SNMP in Berkshire

SNMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SNMP in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SNMP in Berkshire

SNMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SNMP in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SNMP in Berkshire

SNMP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SNMP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +13 1 £388 -
Slough +4 1 - - 2
Newbury - 1 - -
SNMP
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SNMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SNMP.

1 21 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 20 (74.07%) Cisco
2 20 (74.07%) Juniper
3 19 (70.37%) MPLS
3 19 (70.37%) OSPF
3 19 (70.37%) BGP
4 15 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 15 (55.56%) DNS
5 13 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (40.74%) CCNA
6 11 (40.74%) HTTP
6 11 (40.74%) Firewall
6 11 (40.74%) Huawei
7 10 (37.04%) ICMP
8 9 (33.33%) Broadband
9 8 (29.63%) Middleware
9 8 (29.63%) Ethernet
9 8 (29.63%) CRM
10 7 (25.93%) Linux
10 7 (25.93%) CCNP
11 6 (22.22%) Ericsson
11 6 (22.22%) Nagios
11 6 (22.22%) FTP
11 6 (22.22%) Load Balancing
12 5 (18.52%) JNCIA
12 5 (18.52%) IPTV
12 5 (18.52%) VLAN
12 5 (18.52%) IGMP
12 5 (18.52%) VMware
12 5 (18.52%) WAN

SNMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (70.37%) BGP
1 19 (70.37%) MPLS
1 19 (70.37%) OSPF
2 15 (55.56%) DNS
2 15 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 11 (40.74%) Firewall
3 11 (40.74%) HTTP
4 10 (37.04%) ICMP
5 9 (33.33%) Broadband
6 8 (29.63%) Ethernet
7 6 (22.22%) FTP
8 5 (18.52%) IGMP
8 5 (18.52%) VLAN
8 5 (18.52%) WAN
9 4 (14.81%) ATM
9 4 (14.81%) Frame Relay
9 4 (14.81%) IPsec
9 4 (14.81%) PPP
9 4 (14.81%) VPLS
9 4 (14.81%) VPN
General
1 21 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.81%) Billing
3 2 (7.41%) Electronics
3 2 (7.41%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Back Office
4 1 (3.70%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) IP Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) IP Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Ericsson Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Network Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Network Support
4 2 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Support
5 1 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) OSS Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) Middleware
2 4 (14.81%) REST
2 4 (14.81%) SOAP
3 3 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) 802.1X
4 1 (3.70%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) IPTV
1 5 (18.52%) Over-the-Top Content
1 5 (18.52%) Video on Demand
2 4 (14.81%) STB
3 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (3.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Android
2 4 (14.81%) Unix
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) CRM
2 6 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 5 (18.52%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) Network Architecture
3 5 (18.52%) Network Management
4 4 (14.81%) Change Management
4 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 3 (11.11%) Network Design
5 3 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (11.11%) OO
6 2 (7.41%) High Availability
6 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.70%) eTOM
7 1 (3.70%) Fault Management
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.70%) Statistics
7 1 (3.70%) Stress Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Time Management
7 1 (3.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) Perl
2 3 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (40.74%) CCNA
3 7 (25.93%) CCNP
4 5 (18.52%) CCIP
4 5 (18.52%) JNCIA
5 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 2 (7.41%) Degree
6 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.70%) CCDA
7 1 (3.70%) CCIE
7 1 (3.70%) CCVP
7 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Nagios
2 1 (3.70%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (3.70%) Netcool
2 1 (3.70%) Stealthwatch
2 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.70%) TrustSec
2 1 (3.70%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Cisco
1 20 (74.07%) Juniper
2 11 (40.74%) Huawei
3 6 (22.22%) Ericsson
4 5 (18.52%) VMware
5 3 (11.11%) F5
5 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
6 2 (7.41%) HP
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.70%) Amdocs
7 1 (3.70%) Avaya
7 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix
7 1 (3.70%) Clearswift
7 1 (3.70%) Cramer
7 1 (3.70%) EMC
7 1 (3.70%) IBM
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle
7 1 (3.70%) Remedy
7 1 (3.70%) Sourcefire